¿Qué Onda Vos? A Series on Speaking Guatemalan Spanish
“¿Qué onda vos?” is XelaWho’s a monthly guide to speaking Spanish Guatemalan style. This month’s topic: Guatemalan slang pertaining to amorous relationships.
Media Naranja = boyfriend or girlfriend (when the relationship is going well)
Media Limón = boyfriend or girlfriend (when the relationship is going badly)
Saliendo = dating with no commitment
Novios = dating with a commitment
Prometido = fiance
Suegros = in-laws (mother and father-in-law)
Mujeriego = womanizer
Cazagringa = Guatemalan man who targets foreign girls, often blondes.
Calentahuevos = tease
Agarre = fling or affair
Trincarse = to make out (e.g. in the park or car)